Financial-services firm donates $2.7 million to address urgent needs
As COVID-19 threatens the health and well-being of people and communities across North America, financial-services firm Edward Jones is committing $2.7 million to support national and community organizations serving the most immediate needs of its citizens.
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February 21, 2020 /3BL Media/ – For the 21st time, Edward Jones is named one of the 2020 FORTUNE 100 Best Companies to Work For® by Great Place to Work® and FORTUNE magazine. Edward Jones took the No. 7 spot on the prestigious list, the 16th year the firm has ranked in the top 10.
February 10, 2020 /3BL Media/ - Financial services firm Edward Jones has been named to FORTUNE magazine's list of the World's Most Admired Companies, a ranking of the most respected and reputable companies. The firm ranked 6th in the category of Securities/Asset Management.
Based on a survey of 3,800 executives, directors and analysts, the ranking takes into account nine criteria from investment value and quality of management and products, to social responsibility and the ability to attract talent. A company's score must rank in the top half of its industry survey to be listed.
Fourteen companies, their employees and participating labor unions were recognized for combined team gifts, including corporate and employee contributions, of $1 million or more. At the $7 million or more level in team gifts were employees of Edward Jones.
ST. LOUIS, Novemebr 22, 2019 /3BL Media/ – Financial services firm Edward Jones has been named one of the 2019 Best Workplaces for Parents by Great Place to Work and FORTUNE magazine. The firm ranked No. 5 on the list of 50 companies, up two spots from last year.
To determine the Best Workplaces for Parents list, Great Place to Work® compared parents’ and non-parents’ responses from among more than 4.6 million employees at Great Place to Work-CertifiedTM organizations nationwide. Employees responded anonymously to more than 60 survey questions rating their employers.
Goal reached one year early thanks to generosity of associates, clients and communities
ST. LOUIS, Nov. 19 2019 /3BL Media/ – Financial-services firm Edward Jones announced today that during the first four years of their multi-year commitment with the Alzheimer's Association, it has contributed $22 million to fight the disease, thanks to the generous support of its associates, clients and communities who have championed the cause.
The firm also renewed its commitment to the cause with new, expanded programs heading into 2020.
ST. LOUIS, November 4, 2019 - Edward Jones won the Inclusion category at the 2019 Money Management Institute (MMI)/Barron’s Industry Awards at MMI’s 2019 Annual Conference on Oct. 15 in Atlanta. The awards, which recognize innovation and leadership in the investment advisory industry, honored the financial-services firm for its Inclusion & Diversity Mentoring Program, a home-office program that fosters mentoring relationships, encourages relationship building, and helps associates maximize their potential in an inclusive business environment.